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CATEGORY: artifact
DEFINITION: A ridge formed about the neck of a vessel; a raised, angular band, line, or strip
collared urn
CATEGORY: artifact; ceramics
DEFINITION: A type of urn used in the British Early Bronze Age, also called an 'overhanging rim urn'. It has a developed rim which may be straight, convex, or slightly concave in profile. Decoration is normally on the rim or the upper half of the vessel. Collared urns often contained cremation burials, though some have been found in domestic contexts.
CATEGORY: ceramics
DEFINITION: A part of wheel-throwing a vessel that involves using both hands to apply inward pressure on the rotating body to narrow it and form a neck or closure.

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